Walker scores, Blues beat Capitals 5-2 to snap 3-game skid


              Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov, rear, celebrates his goal with right wing Tom Wilson (43) during the first period of the team's NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues, Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny (6) shoots against St. Louis Blues right wing Alexei Toropchenko (65) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson skates with the puck during the first period of the team's NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues, Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues right wing Alexei Toropchenko (65) falls to the ice next to Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny (6) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) and St. Louis Blues left wing David Perron (57) chase the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues defenseman Nick Leddy (4) skates with the puck past Washington Capitals left wing Conor Sheary (73) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues left wing Brandon Saad (20) is congratulated for his first-period goal against the Washington Capitals in an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues center Brayden Schenn, left, celebrates his goal next to Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues left wing Nathan Walker (26) celebrates his goal with right wing Alexei Toropchenko (65), near Washington Capitals goaltender Vitek Vanecek (41) and defenseman Justin Schultz (2) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
            
              St. Louis Blues left wing Nathan Walker (26) celebrates his goal next to Washington Capitals goaltender Vitek Vanecek (41) and left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Walker scores, Blues beat Capitals 5-2 to snap 3-game skid